Certificate in Studio/Commercial Photography
The certificate in studio/commercial photography is designed to provide students with a solid theoretical and practical knowledge in the area of studio and commercial photography. Students will develop a basic understanding of photographic history and technique in both chemical and digital environments. Upper level courses will focus on the specialized know-ledge needed to work in the field of studio/commercial photography and will cover studio lighting and diverse camera formats. The program is characterized by a hands-on approach and will culminate with a professional internship in the field.
This certificate is only being offered in Geneva and Saint Louis.
Successful graduates of this program will be able to:
- demonstrate the theoretical and practical aspects of traditional and digital photography
- demonstrate professional work standards in the field of commercial photography in freelance or studio environments
This certificate requires 36 credit hours. Students must earn a grade of C- or better in all courses applied toward the certificates. For more information, review the program requirements.